THE BAXTER BOOKSTALL
The Baxter Theatre Centre now has a bookstall, situated in the main foyer, which specialises in play scripts and texts that have a theatrical connection, but also stocks novels, poetry, short stories and children's books, amongst other genres. Also on sale are CDs and DVDs, as well as branded Baxter merchandise such as T-shirts, sweatshirts, peaked caps and lanyards.
There are well over 100 different titles on sale, including the scripts of several plays by Athol Fugard, and a number of other South African plays such as John Kani's Nothing But the Truth and Lara Foot Newton's Hear and Now. There are also classics such as Waiting for Godot and various Shakespeare plays, as well as other books such as Primo Time, Antony Sher's account of how Primo came to be written.
DVDs on sale include District Six, Karoo Kitaar Blues, Joe Barber and Marc Lottering's Big Stakes and Slap Chips and Hallelujah, and there is the CD of Ghoema, amongst others.